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Exploring the Illusion of Free Will – Audio Podcast Collection

George Ortega

This audio podcast series presents soundtracks of the pioneering weekly television series, Exploring the Illusion of Free Will. Through dozens of 28-minute episodes, host George Ortega explains why our commonly held notion that we humans have a free will is, upon inspection, quite illusory. The series also describes how we can create a world of far less blame, guilt, arrogance and envy by overcoming this ubiquitous illusion. The original Exploring the Illusion of Free Will television episodes were recorded in the studio of the White Plains, New York Public Access Cable Television Channels (Verizon 45 and Cablevision 76), and premiered on January 6, 2011. All episodes have been dedicated to the public domain, and are immediately available for royalty-free broadcast and distribution over the Internet, and by public access, college, and commercial radio stations anywhere in the world.
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In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of free will, recorded on January 6, 2012, producer and host George Ortega talks about how overcoming the illusion of free will can make our lives more enjoyable.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on September 06,2011, host George Ortega talks extemporaneously about why our human will is causal and unconscious rather than free.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded July 2, 2011, host George Ortega explains that because deliberated decisions are made at the level of the unconscious, and are subject to causality, deliberation does not demonstrate a free will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded on November 7, 2011, producer and host George Ortega explains that consciousness is a tool for awareness, not decisions. Decisions are all made at the level of the unconscious, and as such, free will is clearly impossible.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded July 14, 2011, the host presents evidence that at least one Christian, St. Paul, seemed to understand that we humans do not have a free will, and why St. Augustine coined the term "free will" to explain evil in the world.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on September 6,2011, host George Ortega describes all of the things we could do if we really had a free will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded 1/27/12, the host explains how the understandings that reality is causal and free will is an illusion are so basic that the question now effectively serves as a new criteria for determining the strength of intelligence.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded 11/4/11, host George Ortega explains how the producer of Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Myth of Free Will, "The Messenger," and he have succeeded in taking the truth of our causal over the tipping point after which human beings will evolve a new causal consciousness that should thereafter lead to a blame-free world.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded August 23, 2011, host George Ortega considers the freedom of God's will, and explain why God and the causal past are synonymous.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded January 6, 2012, producer and host George Ortega describes a technique for integrating and implementing the understanding and implications of our causal, unconscious human will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded December 1, 2011, host George Ortega explains how alternative possibilities, if they did exist, would nonetheless be subject to the causal regression that prohibits free will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on January 27, 2012, producer and host George Ortega explains why there is no true randomness in nature, and how universal causality makes free will impossible.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on May 15, 2011, host George Ortega talks extemporaneously about why human will is unconscious and causal. This turned out to be a great episode.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 02/07/13, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel explain why not having a free will, rather than understanding this fact, is our problem
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
Rec. 11.09.12. Hosted by George Ortega and Enel, this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will reviews neurologist and New York Times bestselling author Sam Harris's March 2012 landmark book Free Will.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 12/06/12, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel talk extemporaneously about the free will illusion.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this excellent episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on January 12, 2012, producer and host George Ortega explains how the belief in hell requires a prior belief in free will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded November 7, 2011, producer and host George Ortega explains why free will is most accurately described as an illogical conclusion.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
R-09-14-12, in this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel describe why our world transcending the illusion of free will amounts to a new causal consciousness for our species.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 03/26/13, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel describe the revolution in human thought that is now taking place as the world discovers free will does not exist.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded on May 15, 2011, host George Ortega describes how the decades-long attrition of congregations can be reversed by having today's religions teach the truth that human will is causal rather than free.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
n this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 05/13/13, producer George Ortega explores the principle of forgiveness from free and unfree will perspectives. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 01/17/13, producer George Ortega talks about how the illusion wrongly shifts blame to humans.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on April 2, 2012, producer and host George Ortega describes why it would be in the best interest of the 1% richest and most powerful people in the world to help the world overcome the myth of free will in order to minimize hostility and recrimination against them as the Occupy Global Revolution of the 99% progresses. http://www.causalconsciousness.com Exploring the Illusion of Free Will - the first, and only, television program...
Topics: free will, free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, taped December 21, 2012, hosts George and Nomi discuss with guest John Davis the various sociological ways to understands why free will is an illusion.
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on February 7, 2012, producer and host George Ortega explains why fatalism is a mistaken and unproductive reaction to the truth that our lives are completely determined by forces outside of our control. http://www.causalconsciousness.com Exploring the Illusion of Free Will - the first, and only, television program about the causal nature of human will. The world's first, (already successful) initiative to popularize the refutation...
Topics: free will, free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded 8/9/11, the host addresses a mistake many philosophers make in concluding that because determinism at the quantum level is not subject to accurate prediction via direct classical mechanics, quantum behavior is therefore acausal.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
Rec.09.21.12. Hosted by George, this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, is about Ruud Custers and Henk Aarts' landmark July 2, 2010 review paper challenging free will published in the prestigious peer- review journal Science.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, hosts George, Nomi, and John talk with guest Dr. Kurt Johnson define what we mean when we use the term free will, and explore the concept as a way of showing it to be incoherent and impossible. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete description of how...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 06/18/13, producer George Ortega reviews why hedonic principles make free will impossible. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories by New...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 05/13/13, producer George Ortega explains why because the free will delusion is so persistent, repeating refutations is necessary. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded August 10, 2012, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel describe why we humans are not "ultimately" responsible because we were created by God. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete description of how Ortega spearheaded the huge buzz...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
Rec. 09.21.12. In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, host George Ortega discusses Ruud Custers and Henk Aarts' landmark July 2, 2010 review paper challenging free will published in the prestigious peer-review journal Science.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 02/21/13, producer George Ortega explains that probabilities predict rather than describe phenomena, and do not allow for free will.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on December 21, 2010, producers Nomi and George, and guest John, talk about what we mean when we say we have a free will, why we don't, and how our personal and societal perspective on human will profoundly impacts our life. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will presents part 1 of a talk that Jonathan M.S. Pearce delivered to the South Hampshire Humanist Society refuting free will. As the beginning of each episode asserts through a quote by American philosopher John Searle, demonstrating to the world that free will is an illusion 'would be a bigger revolution in our thinking than Einstein, or Copernicus, or Newton, or Galileo, or Darwin. It would alter our whole conception of our relation with the...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, hosts George and Nomi talk extemporaneously with guest John Davis about how not just our human will, but all of reality, is subject to the fundamental process of cause and effect. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete description of how Ortega...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on April 26, 2012, producer and host George Ortega explains how an investigation into why we make the moral choices we do demonstrates that such decisions are actually made by factors outside of our control. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded January 12, 2012, host George Ortega explains why his popularizing unconscious will is even more of a scientific achievement than Freud's popularizing the concept of the unconscious.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, my new co-host, Enel, and I talk about the explosion of free will refutations by major magazines like New Scientist, Scientific American Mind, and new books, like best-selling author, Sam Harris' March 3, 2012 book Free Will. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way....
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on August 10,2012, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel discuss how society's overcoming the illusion of free will would lead to a more intelligent, effective, and compassionate criminal justice system. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 01/17/13, producer George Ortega talks about what human will can tell us about human consciousness.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
Rec. 09.28.12. Hosted by George Ortega, this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will presents an extemporaneous discussion of the topic.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, hosts George, Nomi and John talk with guest Dr. Kurt Johnson the causal, unconscious nature of human will. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete description of how Ortega spearheaded the huge buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode, recorded on August 23, 2011, host George Ortega explains how adopting a causal-unconscious-universal will perspective facilitates the avoidance of judgment, and the anger that all too often follows the free will perspective.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, produced and hosted by George Ortega, was recorded on 10.07.13. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories by New Scientist and Scientific American Mind magazines....
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, hosts George, Nomi and John talk extemporaneously with guest Dr. Kurt Johnson about the scientific and logical evidence that demonstrate free will to be an illusion. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete description of how Ortega spearheaded the huge...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 05/30/13, producer George Ortega coins the term âPeopleuppetsâ as a more pleasant identity than âRobotsâ and âPuppets.â The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage,...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
Rec. 10.12.12. Hosted by George Ortega and Enel, this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will reviews neurologist and New York Times bestselling author Sam Harris's March 2012 landmark book Free Will.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 05/13/13, producer George Ortega explores surrealistic themes surrounding the truth that human will is completely determined. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage,...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded on 5/3/11, host George Ortega explains how causality, as the basic universal process, makes free will impossible, and that if there was true randomness, in the sense of "uncaused," that would also prohibit free will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 02/21/13, producer George Ortega explores why people continue to believe in free will.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, produced and hosted by George Ortega, was recorded on 10.15.13. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories by New Scientist and Scientific American Mind magazines....
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 06/18/13, producer George Ortega reviews the moral implications of our unfree will. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories by New Scientist and...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on July 26, 2011, host George Ortega explains why it would be impossible for a will free of causality to act on matter that is completely governed by causality.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded December 1, 2011, producer and host George Ortega explains how we can create a blame-free world by overcoming the illusion of free will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on May 3, 2011, host George Ortega explains the significance of humanity fully understanding that our wills are causal rather than free.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on July 14, 2011, host George Ortega talks extemporaneously about our causal, unconscious human will, and how a causal perspective can enhance our lives.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, produced and hosted by George Ortega, was recorded on 08.29.13. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories by New Scientist and Scientific American Mind magazines....
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 06/25/13, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel discuss how free will belief makes unnecessarily painful guilt inevitable. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, produced and hosted by George Ortega, was recorded on 10.15.13. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories by New Scientist and Scientific American Mind magazines....
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 06/25/13, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel discuss some common ways to understand that humans don't have a free will. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free will, recorded July 26, 2011, host George Ortega explains why because the processing center(s) and data upon which we base our every decision reside in our unconscious, free will is impossible.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded July 02, 2011, host George Ortega explains how our universe evolves moment by moment in a completely causal way. Because our human will cannot escape that causality, free will must be impossible.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on May 15, 2011, host George Ortega reminds us that we humans do not have supernatural abilities to circumvent the laws of nature, and thereby acquire a free will.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, hosts George, Nomi, and John talk with guest Dr. Kurt Johnson about how various conceptions of the human self relate to human will. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete description of how Ortega spearheaded the huge buzz about free will that...
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on January 27, 2012, producer and host George Ortega explains why causality, the unconscious, the hedonic and moral imperatives, the fact that we did not create ourselves, the fact that thoughts just pop into our minds, the fact that we are constantly influenced by factors outside of our control, nature and nurture, and the fact that God her/himself does not have a free will, make human free will impossible.
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode, recorded November 4, 2011, producer and host George Ortega explains why the belief in free will, which, can be classified medically as a delusion, can be overcome through standard re-conditioning.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode, recorded on 3/2/11, host George Ortega explains how our world's overcoming the illusion of free will would represent a major evolutionary leap in human consciousness, and how this change would play out personally and societally.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 03/07/13 producer George Ortega talks extemporaneously about the illusion. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories by New Scientist and...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 06/25/13, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel present two original free will refutations by Lokesh Hanumappa. The debate over whether humans have a free will languished for centuries in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move the issue to the public arena in a big way. Ortega spearheaded a buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in mainstream media and Internet coverage, including cover stories...
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded August 10, 2012, hosts George Ortega and Enel explain how both causality and randomness (otherwise known as unpredictability, acausality, and indeterminism) prohibit free will, and why conceptually and empirically there is no third alternative to these two possibilities
Topics: Philosophy, neuroscience, brain, mind, volition, choice, consciousness, freedom, physics,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 01/17/13, producer George Ortega explains why we never had, donât have, and can never have a free will.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
Rec. 09.28.12. Hosted by George Ortega, this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will describes why human decisions occur at the level of the unconscious.
Topics: free will, determinism, free choice, fate, destiny, causal will, unconscious, cause and effect,...
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded January 6, 2012, host George Ortega describes the state-by-state evolution of the universe as the most accurate and comprehensive cause of all phenomena, including human acts.
Topics: free will vs. determinism, free choice, causal will, unconscious will, cause and effect,...